Adriana Leon signs for Manchester United women – Man United News And Transfer News

Manchester United girls have made their first signing of the summer time switch window.

Canadian worldwide, Adriana Leon, has signed a two 12 months contract till the conclusion of the 23/24 season.

Leon, 29, was beforehand at WSL aspect West Ham and scored 13 objectives in 59 appearances and has 81 caps for her nation and 23 objectives.

She was a key part within the Canadian aspect who gained Gold on the 2020 Olympic Video games.

The winger is the primary Canadian to hitch Manchester United girls since its reformation in 2018.

Talking of the transfer she stated, “I couldn’t be extra thrilled and honoured to hitch this historic soccer membership.

“To be the primary Canadian feminine participant to play for Manchester United fills me with immense delight and pleasure.

“I can’t wait to hitch this gifted group and placed on the well-known purple jersey,” she instructed the membership.

United supervisor Marc Skinner stated, ““Adriana is a participant that may excite our followers and supply beneficial expertise each on and off the sector.

“I used to be extraordinarily impressed with Adriana’s character, as she expressed confidence and fearlessness after we mentioned her coming to Manchester United.

“Her flexibility to play in a number of positions successfully, whereas attacking and defending one-on-one duels with ferocity, will add wonderful selection to our constantly creating workforce.

“I’m wanting ahead to working carefully with Adriana as we journey in direction of future success.”

United followers will really feel relieved not solely that the membership have lastly signed somebody, however that they’ve gained such an skilled participant who is aware of the WSL inside and outside.